AUCKLAND PROVINCIAL MEMORIAL

The memorial stands at the entrance to Auckland (Waikumete) Cemetery which is situated at the junction of Great North Road and Glenview Road, Glen Eden, on the western outskirts of Auckland. It commemorates 56 service people from the province who lost their lives in and around New Zealand during the two World Wars and who have no known grave. Of the 56 commemorations, 40 are service people of the 1914-1918 War who are buried at sea and have no known grave.

The memorial is in the form of a six foot concrete cube raised two feet above the ground and divided by a diagonal section to which the name panels are affixed. It bears the following inscription:

1914 - 1918
1939 - 1945
ON THESE PANELS ARE THE NAMES OF THOSE MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES WHO ENLISTED IN THIS DISTRICT WHO DIED IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY IN AND AROUND NEW ZEALAND OR EN ROUTE TO OVERSEAS SERVICE AND TO WHOM THE FORTUNES OF WAR DENIED A KNOWN AND HONOURED GRAVE.

 
AUWHA, KING
BOWELL, FREDERICK THOMAS ARTHUR
CAMPBELL, ANGUS JOHN
CAMPBELL, FRASER
CAMPBELL, MALCOLM HUGH
CARROLL, TERENCE
CLARK, THOMAS
CLARKE, HENRY WILFRED
COTTLE, JOHN WILLIAM
CRAIG, DOUGLAS
EMMETT, JAMES DIXON
GATHERCOLE, CHARLES HENRY
GIBSON, FREDERICK MOOR
GILES, EDWARD HARLE
GRANT, ALFRED PERCY
GREEN, LEONARD HAROLD
HODDLE, WILLIAM JOSEPH
HOWARD, GEORGE STANLEY
JAMES, HARRY ALEXANDER
JONES, STEWART THOMAS
KOKIRI, TANGO
LUXFORD, HAROLD GORDON
MACKAY, DUNCAN GORDON
MAGNUSSON, JAMES WERNER
McCLEARY, HARRY
McLEAN, ALEXANDER ARCHIBALD
McMILLAN, LLEWELYN JOHN
MERRICK, JOHN JOSEPH
MOULD, GEORGE
NOTLEY, JONATHAN THOMAS
PATERSON, NORMAN GILMORE
RAMEKA, PERCY
SHARP, IVAN VICTOR
SHEPHERD, ERNEST KARL
SMITH, EDGAR HEATON
STANLEY, THOMAS JAMES
TE MOANANUI, MIKAERA
VICKERMAN, FRANCIS ARTHUR
WILLIAMS, ALBERT ANDREW
WILSON, CHARLES
ABRAHAMS, RONALD ALFRED WALTER
AUBREY, JOHN FRANCIS
CORIN, JAMES EDGAR NORMAN
FOGERTY, ALFRED PERCY
HURST, LESLIE
IRWIN, LESLIE DARCY
JOHNSON, WILLIAM WALKER
KERR-TAYLOR, THEODORE ROSS
KINDER, HARRY
MARSHALL, WILLIAM
MARTYN, DOUGLAS GORDON
(Buried at Waihi Public Cemetery)
McSWEENEY, BRIAN BARRY
ODLIN, GERALD TEMPLE
PATERSON, DONALD ALEXANDER
PLANT, WILLIAM JAMES
SADLER, PERCIVAL CHARLES
SINCLAIR, SELWYN ALLAN